Okami Life Organic Matcha Launches Its New Look!

Green Tea Matcha Okami Life Optimal Living

Hi Okami Lifers, we're delighted to launch our great new look with new packaging! And because we're packing our organic matcha in a new flat pack, we've even managed to bring its price down even further! We're so proud to bring you the best-tasting matcha around -- no bitterness, no need to mix n match in sweetened junk food -- and now at even better value. Best of health from Okami Life!

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Even Better Value!

Green Tea Matcha Okami Life

Okami Life Organic Matcha is now even better value!  Our first priority will always be to offer the best-quality, best-tasting organic matcha on the market. We're also always looking for clever ways to bring you the best value.  We've made a few changes recently, and now, we're delighted to announce our first price reduction!  Our single tins are now $27.95 and our triple packs are $77.95!  Postage charges will apply.  

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Okami Life launches Organic Matcha!

Green Tea Matcha Okami Life Optimal Living

We've spent the day unpacking our 100% organic matcha, freshly arrived from southern Japan! Our online store is now live! To celebrate, we're announcing our single tin price at $42, and our triple pack price at $111. There is no extra charge for postage in Australia, no matter how much or how little matcha you buy.* Thank you to our Facebook friends and Twitter followers for all your support! *For international orders or wholesale quantities, please contact us before placing your order, at okamilife@outlook.com.

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Matcha: Are the Health Claims True?

Green Tea Health Benefits Matcha

Yes, for the right claims.  A number of peer-reviewed scientific studies have found matcha to be a highly nutritious food with multiple health benefits. It has all the health benefits of regular green tea, and more antioxidants, because we consume the high-grade leaves.   A 1997 study suggests that consuming matcha assists the body to purge potential carcinogens, such as PCB's (polychlorinated biphenyls), PCDF's (polychlorinated dibenzofurans) and PCDD's (polychlorinated dibenzodioxins).  A 2003 study indicates that there are 137 times the antioxidants in matcha than there are in the popular brand of green tea that was tested in the study. These antioxidants are...

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Green Tea: Always a Rational Choice

Green Tea Health Benefits Matcha

Green tea is an excellent beverage. Matcha is green tea, optimised. Green tea is normally consumed as an infusion, produced from tea leaves which are discarded before the tea is consumed. Such green tea infusions are a perfectly rational choice. A 2007 study strongly suggests that green tea catechins (a form of antioxidant) may help to counter cardiovascular disease risks by interfering with our digestion of fat and cholesterol. Later, a 2010 study confirmed that green tea is one of the best sources of antioxidants available to us.  So how does matcha work? Well, matcha is green tea, so it packs all these benefits too.  The difference...

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